The Department of Music at Rhodes College fosters an environment in which students can combine serious musical study with the depth and richness of a traditional liberal arts curriculum. Current students in music will find access to useful information through this page on a regular basis. Check back here often!
Jury Information (Applied Music Lesson Final Exam)
Each student will perform a final examination or Jury on the applied instrument. The final performance examination will be administered by faculty on the Thursday Reading Day according to the semester schedule. The student will perform music chosen in consultation with the faculty and according to the syllabus. Each student must turn in an Applied Lesson Semester Report.
Music 100–Performance Attendance
This course is required each semester for all declared Music Majors and Music Minors for a minimum of four (4) semesters. The students are required to attend Department of Music Convocations on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m., unless otherwise noted.
The faculty of the Department of Music believes that exposure to a variety of live musical performances is an important part of the musical education of students at the college level. This course provides the opportunity for music students to become familiar with a variety of musical performances, from student to professional, on campus and throughout Memphis. It requires students to become engaged with the artistic culture of Memphis as an active community member and supporter.